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The WJON Morning NewsWatch

Jay Caldwell will get you set for the day with the WJON Morning NewsWatch.  Local and regional news with Jim Maurice.  National and world news with ABC Radio News.   And much more — every weekday morning, 5-9.

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M-F 5:00 am - 10:00 am

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St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis, photo by WJON.com's Jay Caldwell
St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis, photo by WJON.com's Jay Caldwell
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Mayor Kleis Addresses City’s Role if New Tech is Built [AUDIO]

St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis appeared on WJON today for a Radio Town Hall meeting. He took phone calls. He addressed a question about whether the city would increase property taxes if a new Tech High School is approved in November.

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Photo courtesy of Duane Bible
Photo courtesy of Duane Bible
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WJON Question of the Week; What Game Show Would You Want to Be On?

WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners "What game show would you want to be on?" It could be the Price is Right just like it was for a St. Cloud resident this week, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Big Brother,

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(Photo: Joe Bielawa for Townsquare Media St. Cloud)
(Photo: Joe Bielawa for Townsquare Media St. Cloud)
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Alyssa Ebel Talks State Fair, Potato Days [AUDIO]

Explore Minnesota's Alyssa Ebel was my guest on WJON with Jerry Carlson today. She talked about the opening of the state, and Potato Days in Barnesville, Minnesota. Alyssa explained why Minnesota's State Fair is bigger and better than others and the uniqueness of Potato Days.

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Dan DeBaun, WJON News
Dan DeBaun, WJON News
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“Vote Yes” Co-Chair Talks about New Tech/Renovations to Apollo [AUDIO]

I was joined today on WJON by "Vote Yes" Committee Co-Chair Barclay Carriar to talk about the District 742 Referendum vote on November 3. He explained the cost of the project,

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Photo - Adam Klepetar, WJON's Dan Dabaun and Dr. Earl Potter
Photo - Adam Klepetar, WJON's Dan Dabaun and Dr. Earl Potter
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SCSU’s Potter, Klepetar Discuss the New School Year [AUDIO]

I was joined today by St. Cloud State University President Dr. Earl Potter and St. Cloud State Assistant Provost/Student Development Adam Klepetar on WJON. We discussed "move-in" weekend, weekend citations, homecoming, international students and enrollment.

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Istockphoto
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Money Mondays; What Does this Recent Downturn in the Market Mean? [AUDIO]

Today on "Money Mondays" with Steve Laraway from Laraway Financial Steve addressed the drop the Stock Market felt Thursday, Friday and today. He explained that this is a market correction and that long term investors shouldn't panic.

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Dave Overlund
Dave Overlund
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Rox, SCSU’s Gregory Earns All-America Honor

St. Cloud State senior and St. Cloud Rox starting pitcher Reese Gregory has been named to the Perfect Game 2015 Summer Collegiate All-America Team as a first team starting pitcher.

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Getty Images
Getty Images
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WJON Question of the Week; Memorable Commercial or Pitch Person?

WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to tell us what is a memorable commercial or who is a memorable pitch person? Let us know by calling 320-252-5852 between 9:10-10, email jay@wjon.com or comment on facebook.

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Joe Perske sits down and talks about his time as Mayor of Sartell. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Joe Perske sits down and talks about his time as Mayor of Sartell. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Former Sartell Mayor Objects to Community Center Location [AUDIO]

Former Sartell Mayor Joe Perske disagrees with the Sartell City Council and Mayor Sarah Jane Nicoll's decision on where to locate a new Sartell Community Center. The location chosen is near the Fitness Evolution location on the Sartell/St. Cloud border.

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St. Cloud VA Medical Center
St. Cloud VA Medical Center
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Voices For Veterans; Suicide Prevention [AUDIO]

Today on our Voices For Veterans segment I talked with Barry Venable (Public Affairs Officer) and Mary Jo Pine (Suicide Prevention Coordinator) about Suicide Prevention. September is suicide prevention month.

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